Daily Archives: April 20, 2018

04/20/2018 - Dean candidate Geiser-Getz has withdrawn candidacy for dean position

Glenn Geiser-Getz has accepted a position with another institution and has withdrawn his candidacy for the dean of the UW-Green Bay’s College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Candidate Chuck Rybak’s interview date has been rescheduled for Thursday, April 26. The Open Forum will take place from 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. in the Christie Theatre. […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 20, 2018 at 11:57am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/20/2018 - Celebrate the launch of the First Nations Ed. D., Tuesday, April 24

Come hear UW-Green Bay Associate Prof.  J P Leary read from his new book, The Story of ACT 31: How Native History Came to Wisconsin Classrooms and celebrate the launch of the new First Nations Doctorate of Education Program. The event is Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Education Center […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 20, 2018 at 11:55am in News by Sue Bodilly

04/20/2018 - UW-Green Bay alumna provides inside look at Syrian crisis for Fox 11

“Last May, Diana Delbecchi ’10 (Human Development and Psychology)  returned to Ritsona, Greece. She picked up where she left off, as a volunteer for ‘I AM YOU… With strangers, who have become life-long friends, she says the on-going crisis in Syria, continues to take an emotional toll on it’s people. ‘This poor 17-year-old boy is […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 20, 2018 at 11:54am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/20/2018 - UntitledTown looks to support authors, cement national reputation

“UntitledTown 2018 is showing no signs of writer’s block. The Green Bay’s book and author festival’s phenomenal first year included appearances by Margaret Atwood and Sherman Alexie. But if last year’s event was shock and awe, this year’s event is about depth, detail and diversity, UntitledTown board President Alex Galt said.” The Green Bay Press-Gazette has […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 20, 2018 at 11:43am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/20/2018 - UntitledTown might give you “Goosebumps!”

“A four day festival for readers and writers in Green Bay is back for it’s second year! UntitledTown Book and Author Festival runs April 19-22 with 120 authors and presenters and about 160 events. Headliners this year include RL Stine, author of the award winning “Goosebumps” series, and author and cultural critic Roxane Gay.” Fox […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 20, 2018 at 11:41am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/20/2018 - Young talks empathy vs. security with WHBY

“In the aftermath of the school shooting in Parkland, FL, legislation at the federal level and in many states including Wisconsin has channeled funding toward enhanced security measures at schools. It sounds logical and feels right to add more security in order to keep students safe. But what if that is all wrong? What if […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 20, 2018 at 11:38am in Media Coverage by Sue Bodilly

04/20/2018 - Night Golf Networking Canceled

Night Golf Networking, hosted by the UW-Green Bay Public Relations Student Society of America, is canceled due to course conditions. Blizzard Evelyn this past weekend left the course in a condition that would not allow for it to be ready for use by April 27, 2018. All who purchased tickets will receive a refund. If […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 20, 2018 at 11:30am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly

04/20/2018 - Prof. Hossain receives WiSys Technology Advancement Grant

UW-Green Bay Assistant Prof.  Maruf Hossain’s (Electrical Engineering Technology) project, “Mechanically Integrated Wind Power Generation Systems,” has been selected for funding under the 2018-19 Applied Research-WiSys Technology Advancement Grant (AR-WiTAG) program. A total of $49,236 has been allocated for use in his project, which will focus to improve the efficiency of wind energy conversion systems. […]

Posted Fri, Apr. 20, 2018 at 11:16am in Faculty/Staff by Sue Bodilly

04/20/2018 - PCard refresher is Friday, May 4

Purchasing is conducting PCard refresher training for existing cardholders and supervisors at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 4, 2018. The hour session will be held in IS Videoconference Room (IS1034). “We will identify common errors and policy compliance regarding required audit documentation as well as answer your concerns and questions.” Your attendance is appreciated.

Posted Fri, Apr. 20, 2018 at 10:39am in Announcements by Sue Bodilly